9 Ruby Dee Facts You Should Know

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Working With Her Husband

Dee and Davis found pleasure in acting together. The starred in the play and later film adaptation Purlie Victorious, With Ossie & Ruby, Do The Right Thing, Raisin in the Sun (play), among other productions they partnered with on. They also wrote a book based on their marriage in 1998, With Ossie and Ruby: In This Life Together.